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ralstogj
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Add Pipe Parameter filed in Part builder for Stiffness and Presure class

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08-12-2012 04:25 PM

2012-08-13_1115.pngHi

 

I am wanting to add a field to my pipe parts to store the pipe pressure and stiffness class separately to give me the most flexiblility with my labels is this possible thru the partbuilder interface I got to here but can not see a way to add custum field. There are some extra build in fields like material are they hard coded or can you hack the xml file directly to add additional fields.

 

 

 

 

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Justin Ralston
http://c3dxtreme.blogspot.com/

Brian

 

Found this post the other day following a post by kevin http://civil3d.wordpress.com/2012/09/30/parcel-ownership-for-oil-gas-pipelines-part-2/

which has a link to this one

http://beingcivil.typepad.com/my_weblog/2010/07/assigning-optional-properties-to-a-part-size.html

which should let me do what I want.

 

Justin

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BrianHailey
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Re: Add Pipe Parameter filed in Part builder for Stiffness and Presure class

08-12-2012 04:58 PM in reply to: ralstogj

You could add new properties but you won't see them in your labels. None of the part sizing parameters and whatnot are available in the label properties. I believe the list you are looking at is hard coded into the part and the labels.

 

 

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ralstogj
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Re: Add Pipe Parameter filed in Part builder for Stiffness and Presure class

08-12-2012 05:07 PM in reply to: BrianHailey

Brain

 

Just have a play and as you have commented you can add the properties into part builder but they do not flow on into Civil3d labels.

 

Justin

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Justin Ralston
http://c3dxtreme.blogspot.com/
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ralstogj
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Re: Add Pipe Parameter filed in Part builder for Stiffness and Presure class

10-11-2012 07:08 PM in reply to: ralstogj

Brian

 

Found this post the other day following a post by kevin http://civil3d.wordpress.com/2012/09/30/parcel-ownership-for-oil-gas-pipelines-part-2/

which has a link to this one

http://beingcivil.typepad.com/my_weblog/2010/07/assigning-optional-properties-to-a-part-size.html

which should let me do what I want.

 

Justin

Regards

Justin Ralston
http://c3dxtreme.blogspot.com/
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